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    Grab your best four-legged friends (and your two-legged ones too) and we’ll see you at Ales for Tails!

    Join the Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland (ARLGP) for our annual dog-friendly beer festival, Ales for Tails on Saturday, June 17th from 1-4pm. Ales for Tails is an afternoon full of Maine-brewed beers, tasty food trucks, and sunshine by the ocean at Spring Point Ledge.

    Our 2023 breweries include: Allagash Brewing CompanyAprèsAustin Street BreweryBanded BrewingBangor Beer CompanyBlack Pug BrewingFoulmouthed BrewingFoundation Brewing CompanyGoodfire Brewing CompanyIsland Dog BrewingOlive Pit BrewingPortland Zoo, and Rising Tide Brewing Company.

    Plus, a doggone great lineup of food trucks: Mr. Tuna and Totally Awesome Vegan Food Truck.

    Each admission includes (5) 8-ounce pours for the brewery booths, free parking, and an aluminum commemorative tasting cup featuring the 2023 Ales logo. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome (and encouraged!) to attend at no additional cost. Pre-purchased tickets are $60 per person, $70 at the door (if we do not sell out in advance). Non-Drinking/DD tickets are available for $15 and include complimentary non-alcoholic beverages. This is a 21+ event.

    Purchase your tickets here.

    All funds raised directly support the over 5,000 dogs, cats and small animals that depend on our life-saving work every year. Thank you for joining Ales for Tails and making a difference to pets in need!